¿Qué? podcast, episode 11: British migrants protest Brexit in Madrid

This week we discuss the demonstration against the UK’s withdrawal from the EU in the Spanish capital and look at why an expert ham cutter caused a scandal on social media

Protesters at Saturday’s demonstration in Madrid’s Margaret Thatcher square.
Protesters at Saturday’s demonstration in Madrid’s Margaret Thatcher square.Simon Hunter

This week on our ¿Qué? podcast, we discuss why 400 British migrants came out to Margaret Thatcher square in Madrid to protest against Brexit, and what a young man was doing on public transport with a large carving knife.

¿Qué? is a podcast that tries to explain to an English-speaking audience the curious, the under-reported and sometimes simply bizarre news stories that are often in the headlines in Spain. You can subscribe through this RSS Feed or via your favorite podcast app, such as Google Podcasts or Apple Podcasts.

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